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Sewjourn

Last year we missed out on our annual getaway to Sewjourn by a week due to a lockdown and this year we luckily got to go the weekend before another lockdown was announced and boy, were we happy to be … Continue reading

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Knitting for Mum

After Mum saying she’d like a pair of hand knitted socks and choosing the aqua yarn, I got stuck in and last Friday delivered them to her. I rang Mum to say I was on the way and fortunately a … Continue reading

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Pseudo Sewjourn ~ Part 2

Thank you for all your lovely comments about my Pseudo Sewjourn weekend and so pleased so many of you are going to do something similar – we need to keep our spirits up! Yesterday morning I did a couple of … Continue reading

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Pseudo Sewjourn ~ Part 1

What is especially galling about this lockdown is that it is normally our weekend away at Sewjourn; a much anticipated and much loved weekend spent relaxing, laughing and catching up with dear friends. It’s the first we will have missed … Continue reading

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A sewjourn

We had our annual trip to Sewjourn in July – our 11th year!  We started out as usual visiting patchwork shops along the way but ended very unusually as Miss Helen tripped over towards the end of the day running … Continue reading

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Our Sewjourn weekend – part 1

I do love our annual Sewjourn weekend; we were trying to work out how many years it is that we’ve been going and I think it’s probably about 12 or 13, and we still love it! Friday morning we set … Continue reading

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A very Sewjourn weekend – part 1

The Venue This time last week a group of us were making our way up to Sewjourn for a weekend of sewing, fun, food and laughter, visiting a couple of shops there and back.We’ve been trying to work it out; … Continue reading

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January Sewjourn – part 1

I’ve had a lovely, unexpected weekend.  Let me explain.  Last week Maree asked if I’d like to go away with her and some of her friends to Sewjourn – they’d had a last minute cancellation so had a spare bed. … Continue reading

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The Fashion Shoot (!)

Some of you have asked to see the three shirts/tops I made at Sewjourn, on the model. So very tongue-in-cheek, here’s our (that’s GJ and I) version of a fashion shoot! I dragged GJ away from her sewing to help … Continue reading

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Sewjourn – part 3

On our last day, Maree worked on her appliqué border for her version of French Market Medallion with an array of threads and Maree stitched more stars too. Heather stitched up some hexagons GJ was paper piecing too, another centre … Continue reading

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